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Shakespeare's Globe among venues to get slice of Culture Recovery Fund

The London venue is one of 35 venues to get millions of pounds from the Culture Recovery Fund.
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Pandemic makes this my toughest season, says Liverpool boss Klopp

London (AFP) – Jurgen Klopp fears this season will be the toughest of his career as Liverpool navigate the unique challenges of defending the Premier League title in the coronavirus age. Klopp’s side have already... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Jurgen Klopp, Klopp, Afp


Festival Pass: Drive-ins, hair bands and a streaming music fest, oh my

Festival Pass is a newsletter that lands in your inbox weekly. But during prime festival season you get bonus editions, too! Subscribe now. I’m a big football fan. A cardboard cutout version of me may be sitting at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore — where the Ravens play — as you read this. (My mom, my husband and I are sitting behind Edgar Allan Poe in the “Baltimore” end zone. Seriously.) One of my favorite things on NFL Sundays is to listen for the music played around commercial breaks. Lately,...
Tags: Facebook, London, Nbc, California, Edgar Allan Poe, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Music Festivals, Arizona Cardinals, Seattle Seahawks, Hachette, Las Vegas, Coachella


Arteta backs Aubamayeng to silence critics

London (AFP) – Mikel Arteta has backed Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to prove his recent goal drought was just a blip. Gabon star Aubameyang had gone four matches without scoring until hitting the winner in... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Arsenal, Mikel Arteta, Gabon, Aubameyang, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, Afp, Arteta, Aubamayeng


Universal mask-wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this 3rd coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country wore masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. More than 60% of Americans say they always wear ...
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Universal mask wearing could save 130,000 US lives before March, mitigating the worst of this third coronavirus surge

President Donald Trump. AP Photo/Alex Brandon The US's total coronavirus deaths could surpass 511,000 by the end of February, according to a new University of Washington model. Nearly 130,000 of those lives could be saved if 95% of the country were to wear masks, the model found. Mask-wearing, the researchers wrote, could delay the need for lockdowns and mitigate the worst of the fall-winter surge. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Nearly 60% of Americans say they always ...
Tags: Chris Christie, Science, London, News, Australia, White House, US, Trends, United States, New York Times, New Jersey, The Times, New Zealand, Columbia University, Louisiana, Donald Trump


why do only some of my books contain calibre series data and how did I put it there ?

baffled by my own past actions! some of my books have, in their content.opf, fields like so apps like calibre-sync will determine that the above is book 2 of a series in some other books, it has been done this way: and in some books - no .opf series entries at all, even though there is series data in calibre I can't remember or find instructions for how I was able to add this data to some but not all of my library. any clues, anyone please ? [ unless its not something that ...
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Stream London Duo Girlhood’s Brisk And Exultant Self-Titled Debut

Girlhood are a London duo digging into a range of artful and exultant pop sounds from just before and after Y2K. Thanks to the 20-year nostalgia cycle, that's an increasingly popular reference point, especially among Girlhood's fellow Britons, but Tessa Cavanna and Christian Pinchbeck conjure something special … More »
Tags: Music, London, Girlhood, Stream London Duo Girlhood, Tessa Cavanna, Christian Pinchbeck


Recovering from an Acid Attack in Trailer for Powerful 'Dirty God' Film

"What happened to you… Ain't got nothing to do with God, ya know." Dark Star Pictures has released an official trailer for an indie drama titled Dirty God, which originally premiered at the 2019 Rotterdam and Sundance Film Festivals. From Dutch filmmaker Sacha Polak (Hemel, Zurich), the film tells the story of a young British mother struggling to reclaim her life after a brutal acid attack. After facial surgery, her beauty is lost beneath the scars. Set in London, it stars Vicky Knight – a b...
Tags: London, Movies, Trailer, Rotterdam, Indies, To Watch, Vicky Knight, Sacha Polak Hemel Zurich, Frieda Thiel


Two found guilty of murdering Irish dancer with 'devil's breath' drug

Adrian Murphy, 43, was targeted by Joel Osei and Diana Cristea on the dating app GrindrA man and a woman have been convicted of the first known murder in Britain using a poison known as “devil’s breath”.Adrian Murphy, 43, was found dead in his south London flat in June 2019 after being targeted by Joel Osei, 25, via the dating app Grindr. Continue reading...
Tags: Technology, London, Crime, UK News, Britain, Grindr, Adrian Murphy, Joel Osei, Diana Cristea


Cases of Don Julio 1942 and a signature Range Rover: Here's an inside look at Adam Neumann's wild list of must-haves for WeWork's rowdy all-staff summer sleepaway party

Adam and Rebekah Neumann's list included a signature Range Rover, 12 cases of Don Julio 1942, and 24/7 security guard and drivers. Jackal Pan/Visual China Group via Getty Images Reeves Wiedeman is a business journalist whose work has been featured in New York Magazine, the New Yorker, Rolling Stone and other major publications. The following is an excerpt from his new book, "Billion Dollar Loser: The Epic Rise and Spectacular Fall of Adam Neumann and WeWork." In it, Wiedeman shares a g...
Tags: New York, London, Lorde, California, India, Softbank, Trends, Tech, Vienna, Brooklyn, Kate Spade, WeWork, Kansas City, Summer Camp, Miguel, Excerpt


Risk to Slain Cameraman Mark Milsome ‘Not Effectively Assessed,’ Finds London Coroner

The inquest into the accidental death of British cameraman Mark Milsome has concluded with a verdict of accidental death, but the matter is far from over. Chinyere Inyama, senior coroner at the West London coroner’s court said on Friday: “Mark Milsome died an accidental death. Shortly before the execution of the stunt, the risk of […]
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Ancelotti vows to stick with Pickford after Van Dijk storm

London (AFP) – Everton manager Carlo Ancelotti says Jordan Pickford will not be taken out of the spotlight after a turbulent week following the challenge that left Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk with a serious knee... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Liverpool, Carlo Ancelotti, Virgil Van Dijk, Afp, Ancelotti, Jordan Pickford, Pickford, Van Dijk, AFP Everton


Klopp ‘doesn’t want to know’ how long Van Dijk will be out

London (AFP) – Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits he does not want to know how long he is going to be without Virgil van Dijk, who faces months out of action after injuring his knee.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Jurgen Klopp, Klopp, Virgil Van Dijk, Afp, Van Dijk, AFP Liverpool


Guardiola fears ‘crazy’ schedule will take toll on players

London (AFP) – Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola fears the “completely crazy” schedule facing teams playing in Europe will take a heavy toll on the fitness of players. City have had a number of injury... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Europe, London, Sport, Soccer, Pep Guardiola, Afp, Guardiola, AFP Manchester City


This camper van rental company will let new let you subscribe to book RVs for months or even years at a time — see how it works

Indie Campers. Indie Campers Indie Campers has released a subscription service that allows digital nomads in Europe to subscribe to #VanLife on a monthly or annual basis. The price of the subscription varies according to the city, and customers can select one of the company's nine camper van models that range from a Fiat Ducato to a Volkswagen California. An annual subscription entails a fixed monthly fee, while a monthly subscription has fees that change according to the month. Visit Busi...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Transportation, Europe, New York, London, News, US, Trends, Rental Cars, Volkswagen, RV, Subscription, Reykjavik, Rental, Tiny Home On Wheels


This camper van rental company will let you subscribe to book RVs for months or even years at a time — see how it works

Indie Campers. Indie Campers Indie Campers has released a subscription service that allows digital nomads in Europe to subscribe to #VanLife on a monthly or annual basis. The price of the subscription varies according to the city, and customers can select one of the company's nine camper van models that range from a Fiat Ducato to a Volkswagen California. An annual subscription entails a fixed monthly fee, while a monthly subscription has fees that change according to the month. Visit Busi...
Tags: Travel, Amazon, Transportation, Europe, New York, London, News, US, Trends, Rental Cars, Volkswagen, RV, Subscription, Reykjavik, Rental, Tiny Home On Wheels


Finland is the 'most sustainable' country, say expats

How 'green' is life in your work country?That's the question InterNations asked its network of expats.The United States ended 30th out of 60 countries. InterNations, the world's largest expat network, has delivered a global ranking with a twist. For the first time, it's asked its members to rate the environmental and sustainability qualities of their work countries. The best country for a sustainable life abroad: Finland. The worst: India. The U.S. lands exactly in the middle, at #30.The ranki...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Europe, Maps, UK, London, Sweden, Greece, Indonesia, Australia, France, China, Germany, Russia, Singapore, India


Calling Brussels VCs: Be featured in The Great TechCrunch Survey of European VC

TechCrunch is embarking on a major new project to survey the venture capital investors of Europe, and their cities. Our survey of VCs in Brussels will capture how the city is faring, and what changes are being wrought amongst investors by the coronavirus pandemic. (Please note, if you have filled the survey out already, there is no need to do it again). We’d like to know how Brussels’ startup scene is evolving, how the tech sector is being impacted by COVID-19, and, generally, how your thinking ...
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Lampard looking for big personalities to lead Chelsea rebuild

London (AFP) – Frank Lampard on Friday urged his Chelsea players to step up and show leadership as he seeks to fast-track his Stamford Bridge revolution. Chelsea, who travel to face Manchester United on Saturday,... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Manchester United, Frank Lampard, Stamford Bridge, Afp, Lampard


Man faces terror charge over alleged attack at immigration law firm

Cavan Medlock charged with preparing act of terrorism over incident in Harrow last monthA man accused of carrying out a racist attack at a firm of immigration lawyers has additionally been charged with preparing an act of terrorism in relation to the alleged incident. Cavan Medlock, 28, from Harrow in north-west London, allegedly visited the offices of Duncan Lewis Solicitors in Harrow armed with a large knife and threatened to kill a member of staff last month. Continue reading...
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Aldi, Tesco, Lidl and Waitrose issue urgent product recall over health fears - My London

Aldi, Tesco, Lidl and Waitrose issue urgent product recall over health fears   My London
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Goldman Sachs is paying billions in fines over the 1MDB scandal and cutting exec pay. Here's what's been going on inside the bank.

Goldman Sachs CEO David Solomon. Getty Images Goldman Sachs has agreed to pay nearly $3 billion to settle a probe into its role in Malaysia's 1MDB corruption scandal, its Malaysia unit pleaded guilty to violating foreign bribery laws, and the firm is clawing back or cutting pay for executives including current CEO David Solomon.This all could help draw a line under a long saga that has for years dogged the storied Wall Street firm."We must continue to hold ourselves to the highest standards...
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Man who stalked Bond star Naomie Harris gets suspended sentence

Ii Ovisyonairo Ii also handed a restraining order and required to undergo treatmentA man who stalked the James Bond star Naomie Harris has been freed after being handed a suspended sentence, given a restraining order and required to undertake treatment.Ii Ovisyonairo Ii, from Canterbury, tracked Harris down to her north London home, leaving her “absolutely petrified”, after first making contact with the actor’s mother. Continue reading...
Tags: London, Crime, UK News, James Bond, Canterbury, Bond, Naomie Harris, HARRIS, Ii Ovisyonairo Ii


Son Heung-min deserves bumper Spurs deal, says Mourinho

London (AFP) – Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho said Friday that expects Son Heung-min to be handed a lucrative new long-term contract “sooner or later” after the South Korean’s blistering start to the season. The 28-year-old... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Spurs, Jose Mourinho, Mourinho, Afp, Son Heung, AFP Tottenham


Brexit: Trade talks continue as negotiators meet in London

The EU's Michel Barnier has warned "every day counts" ahead of December's deadline to reach a deal.
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Queensgate Investments and Rockwell secure planning permission for £1bn landmark London hotel

Queensgate Investments and Rockwell has now been given the green light by the Greater London Authority (GLA) for the redevelopment of the Kensington Forum, to provide a world-class hotel and serviced apartment scheme alongside 62 genuinely affordable homes and substantial public realm improvements.
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Moyes asks why fans can watch West Ham in cinema but not stadium

London (AFP) – David Moyes has called on British authorities to explain why fans cannot watch West Ham’s match against Manchester City at the London Stadium when they can watch it at a nearby cinema.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: London, Sport, Soccer, Manchester City, David Moyes, West Ham, Afp, Moyes, London Stadium


Digested week: Spurs show why it's best not to take a healthy lead for granted

West Ham came back from 3-0 down so Biden should probably be wary he’s ahead in the pollsThis wasn’t quite the return to north London that either Gareth Bale or Spurs had hoped. Bale had come on in about the 70th minute and Tottenham were seemingly cruising to a healthy 3-0 win. A quarter of an hour later and Spurs were hanging on to a 3-2 lead. Then Harry Kane put Bale through and the Welshman did all the hard yards of beating the West Ham left back only to stab the ball wide when it seemed eas...
Tags: Politics, London, UK News, US politics, Spurs, Tottenham, Sky, West Ham, Gareth Bale, Bale, Harry Kane, Biden, Tottenham Hotspur Supporters ' Trust, Tottenham Foodbank Consider


Solskjaer defends under-fire Man Utd striker Greenwood

London (AFP) – Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Friday defended the professionalism of Mason Greenwood, saying the “whole English press” have targeted the Manchester United forward after he was sent home from England duty last month.... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: England, London, Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Afp, Greenwood, Gunnar Solskjaer, Solskjaer, Mason Greenwood